SSS to issue certifications for Taiwan-bound OFWs

The Social Security System (SSS) will issue certifications of application for the Unified Multipurpose (UMID) card of members seeking employment in Taiwan.

The certifications will be issued to help job seekers comply with the requirements for a Taiwanese working visa, pending the release of their UMID cards.

Nicolas and Padilla shake hands as a sign of partnership commitment. Also in photo are M.I.S.D. Director Engr. Romeo M. Rosas II (left) and PhilHealth’s OIC-Vice President for Member Management, Alberto C. Manduriao.

One-Stop Online Portal for OFWs Now Features PhilHealth Benefits and Services


OVERSEAS Filipino workers now have additional avenues through which they may learn more about their health care coverage under the National Health Insurance Program (NHIP).

Through an agreement signed between the Philippine Health Insurance Corporation (PhilHealth) and the Commission on Filipinos Overseas (CFO), OFWs may now access a one-stop online portal to get the latest updates, advisories, features and other information materials pertaining to their PhilHealth membership.